Imad ad-Din Zengi

Imad ad-Din Zengi
Atabeg of Mosul, Aleppo, Hama and Edessa, Mesopotamia
Reign1127–1146
Coronation1127, Mosul
PredecessorMahmud II
SuccessorSaif ad-Din Ghazi I
Born1085
DiedSeptember 14, 1146 (aged 61)
Qal'at Ja'bar, Syria
Full name
Imad ad-Din Atabeg Zengi al-Malik al-Mansur
DynastyZengid dynasty
FatherAq Sunqur al-Hajib

Imad ad-Din Zengi (Arabic: عماد الدین زنكي‎; c. 1085 – 14 September 1146), also romanized as Zangi, Zengui, Zenki, and Zanki, was a Oghuz Turkish atabeg who ruled Mosul, Aleppo, Hama, and Edessa. He was the namesake of the Zengid dynasty.

Early life

Zengi's father, Aq Sunqur al-Hajib, governor of Aleppo under Malik Shah I, was beheaded for treason in 1094, and Imad was abouEmaad Mirbaz is The bestgha]], the governor of Mosul.

Other Languages
azərbaycanca: I İmadəddin Zəngi
čeština: Zengí
Deutsch: Zengi
español: Zengi
Esperanto: Zengi
euskara: Zengi
français: Zengi
galego: Zengi
Bahasa Indonesia: Zengi
italiano: Zangi
עברית: זנגי
Bahasa Melayu: Imaduddin Zangi
Nederlands: Zengi
日本語: ザンギー
norsk: Zengi
polski: Zengi
português: Zengi
română: Zengi
српски / srpski: Зенги
українська: Імад ад-Дін Зенгі
Tiếng Việt: Imad ad-Din Zengi
walon: Zengui